District History

This page contains historical documents pertaining to the District.

1908 – 1928   The Early Days
1928 – 1934   The Group System
1934 – 1939   The Growth Years
1939 – 1945   World War II
1945 – 1956   The Post War Decade
1956 – 1968   Wind of Change

Groups Bedford Northeast 1
Groups Bedford Northeast 2
Groups Bedford Northwest 1
Groups Bedford Northwest 2

Ouse Valley District Part 1
Ouse Valley District Part 2

Onesters History
Wootton History

Jordans Close Opening 1971

Rover Scouts Part 1
Rover Scouts Part 2
Rover Scouts Part 3
Rover Scouts Part 4

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls